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Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center

To empower American Indian women and families

two stars

74.74

2300 Fifteenth Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 728-2000   Web Site
EIN: 41-1500950

CEO
Patina Park
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 74.74 two stars
  Financial 66.36 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

one star

66.36

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
78.1%
  Administrative Expenses 19.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 108.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center (MN) 74.74 two stars
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.66 four stars
Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program (UT) 95.09 four stars
Soaring Eagle (MT) 85.63 three stars
Native American Rights Fund (CO) 92.75 four stars

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The Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center (MIWRC) is a social and educational services organization committed to the holistic growth and development of American Indian women and their families. Founded in 1984, MIWRC provides a broad range of programs designed to educate and empower American Indian women and their families, and to inform and assist those who work providing services to the community. Our mission is to empower American Indian women and families to exercise their cultural values and integrity, and to achieve sustainable life ways, while advocating for justice and equity. MIWRC is located in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis, which has the third largest urban American Indian population in the United States. MIWRC is the only organization addressing the gender and culturally specific needs of our community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $966,119
   Federated Campaigns $200,386
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,239,488
Total Contributions $2,405,993
   Program Service Revenue $917,927
Total Primary Revenue $3,323,920
   Other Revenue $165,782
TOTAL REVENUE $3,489,702
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,214,464
   Administrative Expenses $708,679
   Fundraising Expenses $67,571
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,990,714
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $498,988
   
Net Assets $-190,026

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Nokomis Endaad $762,747 34.4%
Sacred Journey Department $546,411 24.7%
Family Stabilization Services $515,755 23.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 74.74 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.36 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 83.20 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 83.63 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 87.63 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 90.18 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 41-1500950
Name in IRS Master File MINNESOTA INDIAN WOMENS RESOURCE CENTER
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (559) Other matters
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,200 3.25% Patina Park Executive Director

The Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center (MIWRC) is a social and educational services organization committed to the holistic growth and development of American Indian women and their families. Founded in 1984, MIWRC provides a broad range of programs designed to educate and empower American Indian women and their families, and to inform and assist those who work providing services to the community. Our mission is to empower American Indian women and families to exercise their cultural values and integrity, and to achieve sustainable life ways, while advocating for justice and equity. MIWRC is located in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis, which has the third largest urban American Indian population in the United States. MIWRC is the only organization addressing the gender and culturally specific needs of our community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center (MN) 74.74 two stars
Native American Heritage Association (SD) 92.92 four stars
First Nations Development Institute (CO) 96.66 four stars
Native American Rights Fund (CO) 92.75 four stars
Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program (UT) 95.09 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
2300 Fifteenth Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 728-2000
EIN: 41-1500950

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CEO

Patina Park
Executive Director

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